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Giving Kids Wings

Joan Lunden

Today is the day parents across the country are dropping their children off to board a bus or plane to go off to summer camp. It’s usually harder on the moms than the kid...

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Our children may not always listen to us, but they never fail to imitate us

Joan Lunden

I went to Max and Kate’s first grade Parent Open House the other night and their teachers spent most of the evening talking about the importance of teaching our children ...


Our Kids Can Amaze Us If We Can Just Let Them Try Things!

Joan Lunden

This morning was one of my favorite days of the summer – when the staff here at Camp Takajo on Long Lake in Naples Maine “Break Olympics” for the youngest campers -- the ...

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Mom’s Work is Never Done!

Joan Lunden

I'm sure every mom has thought about it -- how much would I get paid for this non-stop job, if I was getting paid in dollars. Well each year in honor of Mother’s Day, Sal...

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Surrogacy - The Gift of Life

Joan Lunden

I was a guest on the Today Show this morning to talk about surrogacy -- in response to the news that Sarah Jessica Parker and her husband Matthew Broderick were expecting...

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When Kids Are At Play, Parents Should Be On Alert

Joan Lunden

Well, spring is officially here and that means kids will be heading to playgrounds all across America and so it is appropriately Playground Safety Week. I don’t know abou...

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Disney Moms Unite!

Joan Lunden

I've been in Orlando all week with my family enjoying the magic of Disney. Yesterday we started at Magic Kingdom - always a hit with the little ones (and there's always S...